NY Designer gets 5 years in prison

A fashion designer who was featured on “America’s Next Top Model” has been sentenced in New York to five years in prison…

85-year-old man crashes car into California home

An 85-year-old man who might have been suffering from a medical problem crashed…

Possible human remains found in 9/11 debris in NYC

The New York City medical examiner’s office says two potential pieces of human remains have been found…

China to encourage rehabilitation of autistic children

The Chinese government has opted to encourage private institutions to engage in rehabilitation of autistic children…

China: 4 more rare bird flu cases

China reported Tuesday that four more people in one province have been seriously sickened by a bird flu virus new to humans…

Suspects arrested in Brazil in tourist kidnapping, rape

An American woman was gang raped and beaten aboard a public transport van while her French boyfriend…

Female tourist kidnapped, robbed and raped in Brazil

A female foreign tourist was kidnapped, raped and robbed on a minibus in Rio de Janeiro…

Easter Bunny gets pulled over

The Easter Bunny got busted for not obeying the rules of the road in California on Saturday…

The White House annual Easter Egg Roll

President Barack Obama and his family are welcoming thousands of children to the White House…

Apple apology to China customers

Apple has issued an apology to Chinese consumers after government media attacked …

3 killed in 95-vehicle pileup on foggy US highway

Three people are dead and 25 injured after 95 vehicles piled up on a foggy U.S. highway…

2 dead in China from H7N9 bird flu

Nothing abnormal has been detected on the close contacts of a 35-year-old female who has been infected with H7N9 bird flu…

United Airlines again delays Denver-Tokyo flights

United Airlines is again delaying the launch of a new route from Denver to Tokyo-Narita airport …

Ex-NASA contractor to be released on $10K bond

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A federal judge says a former contractor at NASA’s Langley Research Center can be released from jail while he awaits trial…

Facebook to hold Android event Thursday

Facebook has invited journalists to the unveiling of what it calls its “new home on Android”…

Video shows CA man’s clumsy burglary attempt

A would-be burglar may have gotten away — but it was no great escape….

China to strengthen regulations over Apple

China’s commerce market watchdog on Thursday pledged to strengthen regulations over Apple…

China: Landslide buries 83 in Tibet gold mine area

A massive landslide swept through a gold mining area in mountainous Tibet early Friday morning, burying 83 workers…

26 guns at home of man accused of Calif. threats

Police say they found 26 guns, thousands of bullets and dozens of high-capacity ammunition magazines at the home…

AT&T to take orders for Galaxy S 4 on April 16

AT&T says it will start taking pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S 4, the season’s most eagerly awaited smartphone, on April 16 for $250…

US woman’s camera washes ashore in Taiwan

A Georgia woman has been reunited with her camera and photos after the camera she lost during a 2007 trip…

Brazilian doctor suspected of killing patients

Brazil’s health ministry says a doctor is suspected of killing seven terminally ill patients in a southern Brazilian hospital…

Steel bar pierces construction worker’s abdomen

A steel bar pierced through a construction worker’s abdomen after he fell down two floors while working on Wednesday morning…

Safety nets installed underneath manholes in China

Safety nets were installed underneath 500 manholes to prevent falling accidents Monday in Changsha, central China’s Hunan Province…

Panda breeding season arrives at US Zoo

The National Zoo says breeding season has arrived for the giant pandas after a cub was born last year but died six days later.

Colorado theater shooting suspect pleads guilty

Lawyers for Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes have offered to have him plead guilty and…

North Korea cuts last military hotline to South

North Korea said Wednesday it was cutting off a key military hotline with South Korea amid high tensions between the two sides…

Caltrans investigates broken Bay Bridge rods

Transportation officials are investigating why nearly three dozen threaded steel rods on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge snapped…

Sea lion pup checks into 5-star hotel

A sea lion crashes breakfast at a five-star hotel in southern California…

Strong quake sways buildings in Taiwan, kills 1

One person is dead and 19 others have been hurt in an earthquake that struck central Taiwan….